Production Manager – Pinta Dairy

Waikato - Taupō
Dairy Operations – Pinta Dairy Unit /
Permanent - On Farm /
On-site
·       Join our team milking 2,100 cows through an 80-bail rotary
·       Competitive salary, health, and life insurance
·       Four-bedroom house included
 
Grow your dairy career at this great location just out of Taupo
 
The Opportunity
Pinta Dairy is Pāmu’s largest dairy farm, milking 2,100 dairy cows on 877ha through our 80-bail rotary dairy shed.  
 
This is your opportunity to grow and develop your career and leadership skills.  Working in this supportive team environment, your day-to-day activities will include; taking on a leadership role within the cow shed during milking, fencing and general stock, helping the Farm Manager to reach production targets and supporting feed allocation and farm maintenance.
 
You’ll plan staff rotations with a 6/2 roster nine months of the year, and a 6/3 roster for three months of the year. With 104 days off per year, you’ll have great work-life balance.
 
The Farm
Pinta Dairy Unit is Pāmu’s largest dairy farm, milking 2,100 dairy cows on 877ha through our 80-bail rotary dairy shed, which has been recently upgraded.  This farm has a manager with an open, communicative style – taking care to explain the “why” around decisions so that the team has good context.
 
About You
You are self-motivated and passionate about dairy farming and bring to the role;
 
·       Proven senior dairy experience
·       Eagerness to learn and get involved in daily work planning
·       Effective communication skills
·       First class attitude to Health and Safety and Animal Welfare
·       Restricted or full driver’s licence
 
Benefits
On-farm accommodation in a 4-bedroom house just outside of Taupo, with a great range of recreational activities right on your doorstep. You’ll receive competitive remuneration and benefits package include life and health insurance, as well as ongoing training and personal development to help you reach your personal and career goals.
 
Please note: Applications must be submitted using the links on this page, we will not accept email applications.
Apply Now
We look forward to seeing your application come through by Sunday 26 May 2024.
 
Get in touch with Shane Cooper at coopers@landcorp.co.nz if you have any questions.

To be eligible for this role, you must be available for an in-person interview and have unrestricted legal rights to work in New Zealand. We are unable to accept applicants on temporary work visas for permanent opportunities.

Pāmu provides a safe workplace and the successful applicant will be required to pass a drug and alcohol test and undergo a criminal background check prior to being appointed.  

Our values are core to who we are at Pāmu and the way that we all work together.  We are Grounded, Genuine, Bold, and Shoulder-to-Shoulder. To read more, click on this link to see them on our website. To see what it's like to work in our Dairy team, click on this link to see A Day In The Life of a Dairy Assistant at Pāmu, or to learn about what our Livestock team is all about, click on this link to see A Day In The Life of a Shepherd at Pāmu.

Pāmu is the brand name for Landcorp Farming Limited, and successful applicants will be employed by Landcorp Farming Limited.